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μετά-βα^σις , εως, ,
A.moving over, shifting, e.g. of the body in walking, from one leg to the other, Hp.Mochl.20; change of position, Epicur.Ep.1p.16U.: pl., ib.p.17 U.
2. passing over, ἐς τὸ ἕτερον πλοῖον v.l. in Antipho 5.22; migration, change of residence, “εἰς Κόρινθον ἐξ ἈθηνῶνPlu.2.78d; μ. ποιεῖσθαι ἐπί . . BGU137.6 (ii A. D.).
III. transition from one subject to another, Luc.Hist.Conscr.55; as a figure in Rhet., Quint.9.3.25.
2. inference or procedure by analogy, Phld. Rh.1.105 S., Sign.19, S.E.M.8.194; “ κατὰ τὸ ὅμοιον μ.Phld.Sign. 38, al.; also in Medicine, “ τοῦ ὁμοίου μ.Gal.1.118.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Antiphon, On the murder of Herodes, 22
    • Aristotle, Poetics, 1449a.37
    • Aristotle, Poetics, 1455b.28
    • Plato, Laws, 676c
    • Plato, Republic, 547c
    • Lucian, Quomodo historia conscribenda sit, 55
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